U.S. bachelor's degree holders' debt levels in public four-year colleges 2000-2017

Average amount of debt per bachelor's degree recipient at public four-year colleges and universities in the United States from 2001/02 to 2016/17 (in 2017 U.S. dollars)

by Erin Duffin, last edited Apr 29, 2019
U.S. bachelor's degree holders' debt levels in public four-year colleges 2000-2017 This statistic shows the average amount of debt that bachelor's degree recipients from public four-year colleges and universities had from the academic year 2001/02 to 2016/17. The per borrower category shows the average amount of debt amongst bachelor's degree recipients who had taken student loans. The average per all bachelor degree recipients includes those who did not take student loans. In the academic year 2016/17, students who took out student loans had an average of 26,900 U.S. dollars worth of debt upon completion of their degree.
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Average amount of debt per bachelor's degree recipient at public four-year colleges and universities in the United States from 2001/02 to 2016/17 (in 2017 U.S. dollars)

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